15 - Backstay tensioner

The backstay tensioner runs through blocks, with a gear ratio of e.g. 1:4. In this case less rope tension and less influence of rope elongation is noticed. Recreational sailors can use polyester or step up to Dyneema® for a backstay runner.

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  1. Ultraneema
    SKU: PRR410
    Application: Dinghy halyard, Control line
    ULTRANEEMA is a high performance rope with Dyneema® fibers for dinghy sailors. Very stiff and round line with a great durability.
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  2. Cruiser XTS
    SKU: PRR220
    Application: Halyard, Sheet, Control line
    This rope has a top quality high tenacity polyester core combined with a smoothy braided polyester cover. This rope will ensure excellent grip and makes it ideal for halyards/ sheets and control lines.
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  3. SSR
    SKU: PRR417
    Application: Sheet, Control line
    This rope is a single braid 16 strands mix from Dyneema SK78 and Cordura. High performance rope specially made for control lines and dinghy sheets. Provides superior grip, low elongation, high strength, very soft and does not knick. Also known as swiftcord.
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